Margaret McCrea Buchanan

1767–18 February 1846 (Age 79)
Mecklenburg, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Margaret McCrea

When Margaret McCrea Buchanan was born in 1767, in Mecklenburg, North Carolina, United States, her father, Samuel Buchanan, was 29 and her mother, Elizabeth Cochrane or Cochran, was 22. She died on 18 February 1846, in Lancaster, Lancaster, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Buchanan
1738–1790
Elizabeth Cochrane or Cochran
1745–1825
Agnes Nancy Buchanan
1760–
John Buchanan
1760–
Margaret Buchanan
1762–
William Buchanan
1771–1830
Mary Buchanan
1775–
Margaret McCrea Buchanan
1767–1846
Martha S Buchanan
1768–1808
Jane Jennie Buchanan
1771–1827
Elizabeth Buchanan
1777–1811
Nancy Buchanan
1780–1811
Sarah Elizabeth Buchanan
1780–1830
David Buchanan
1780–1855
Samuel Buchanan
1783–1838
Margaret Buchanan
1785–1811
Mary Buchanan
1785–1857
John Brown Buchanan
1787–1825
William Buchanan
1787–

Parents and Siblings

    Male1738–1790Male

    Elizabeth Cochrane or Cochran

    Female1745–1825Female

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World Events (8)

1776

Age 9

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 9

North Carolina is the 12th state.
1788 · The First Presidential Election

Age 21

The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.

Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Buchanan, a place near Loch Lomond, perhaps named with Gaelic buth chanain ‘house of the canon’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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